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Each year tens of thousands of activities take place across the UK to mark Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD). Explore our map to see activities that happened for HMD 2022.

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Bellringing - 'half-muffled'

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 20:00

An hour's ringing by members of the two local bands, Enfield St Andrew and Enfield St Mary Magdalene, to take place at the Parish Church of St Andrew, in the town centre, the bells to be rung 'half-muffled'.

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Assembly - One Day

Monday, 24 January 2022, - 08:30 to Friday, 28 January 2022, 08:30

Assemblies delivered across the week to all year groups.
Tutor time activities to support the assemblies - using HMD resources.

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Candle in window at 8pm

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 20:00

In support of Holocaust victims and survivors I have displayed a candle for remembrance.

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Holocaust Memoral Day Event

Wednesday, 19 January 2022, - 09:00

A speaker from Generation 2 Generation will be speaking to our Year 9 pupils.

A talk by Jacqueline Luck about her grandmother Lela Black Public

A talk by Jacqueline Luck about her grandmother Lela Black

Tuesday, 25 January 2022, - 07:30

Jacqueline Luck, supported by Generation2Generation will present her talk on Zoom on behalf of our Garden Suburb Community Library. She describes the life of her grandmother, Lela Black - born Allegra Amiel, growing up in Salonica, Greece. Jacquel...

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Remembering Srebrenica

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 09:00 to Thursday, 27 January 2022, 09:00

Whole College hour long tutorials on the ten stages of genocide and how they manifested in the former Yugoslavia and Bosnia leading up to the genocide events at Srebrenica in July 1995.
The aim is to inform students of the 10 stages and how ...

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Re-presenting the Holocaust at the Imperial War Museum

Monday, 31 January 2022, - 20:00

In October 2021 the new Holocaust Galleries were opened at the Imperial War Museum. Their curator, James Bulgin, will be leading this special session. He will take us through the development of the new galleries from their inception, all the way t...

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Southampton Holocaust and Genocide Memorial Day 2022

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 18:00

Southampton will mark the UK’s national Holocaust and Genocide Memorial Day with a commemorative event organised by the Parkes Institute for the Study of Jewish/non-Jewish Relations, University of Southampton and hosted by Solent University.

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Act of Commemoration

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 14:00

At the Bournemouth and Poole HMD's memorial in Bournemouth Gardens there will be a short Act of Commemoration. After the ceremony those who would like to will walk the short distance from the memorial to the Anne Frank tree which is also in the Ga...

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Julia Brazier

Monday, 24 January 2022, - 09:30 to Sunday, 30 January 2022, 18:00

A range of books on display about the Holocaust, for all ages.
Posters from HMD website on display.

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Holocaust Book and Poster Display

Tuesday, 18 January 2022, - 11:00 to Tuesday, 1 February 2022, 11:00

Books available at the Library on the topics covered by HMD.
Posters, Stickers and Handouts available.

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JW3 Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration

Friday, 28 January 2022, - 10:30

Commemorative event including survivors, guest speakers, music, drama presentaion, readings and film. The event will be in-person and live-streamed

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Speaker visit

Monday, 24 January 2022, - 08:30 to Friday, 28 January 2022, 09:30

We are welcoming two external speakers (survivors or children of survivors of the Holocaust) to the school (from company G2G) to present to Years 9 and 10 on Tuesday 25th and Wednesday 26th January.
For the other year groups, we have two Y13...

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HMD Service St Edmundsbury Cathedral

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 10:30

The annual HMD service at the Peace Garden, in the Abbey Gardens in Bury St Edmunds, will include a talk by me about the Children's Tree from Terezin/ Theresienstadt with a tree grown from seed brought back from there, being planted in the Gardens...

The internment of Jewish refugees in Britain Public

The internment of Jewish refugees in Britain

Tuesday, 4 January 2022, - 09:30 to Friday, 28 January 2022, 17:00

The theme for Holocaust Memorial Day 2022 is One Day. When war with Germany was declared on 3 September 1939, in just one day the status of German and Austrian refugees in Britain changed significantly. Having escaped to safety in a new country, ...

Muriel Gardiner and Her Legacy Public

Muriel Gardiner and Her Legacy

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 18:00

Online lecture with Prof Dr Carmen Birkle, in honour of Holocaust Memorial Day.

The Freud Museum is proud to welcome Prof Dr Carmen Birkle for this special lecture on Holocaust Memorial Day, exploring the extraordinary life of Muriel Gardin...

Sabina Miller Annual Lecture: "Embracing difference - is it too late?" Public

Sabina Miller Annual Lecture: "Embracing difference - is it too late?"

Sunday, 23 January 2022, - 15:00

"Embracing Difference"

The Inaugural Sabina Miller Annual Lecture will take place on Sunday 23 January 2022 at 3pm and will be online only due to the current uncertainty. Our very special guest will be Olivia Marks-Woldman OBE who is Chief...

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Holocaust Memorial Service

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 10:30

The Holocaust Memorial Service is led by St Edmundsbury Cathedral, and supported by West Suffolk Council. The service is held in the Holocaust Memorial Peace Garden in the Abbey Gardens in Bury St Edmunds, adjoining the Cathedral. Local school c...